Alexander Romanovich Luria

Alexander Romanovich Luria (ŭl´yĬksän´dər rōmän´əvyĬch´ lŏŏr´ēä), 1902–77, Soviet psychologist. Luria made advances in many areas, including cognitive psychology, the processes of learning and forgetting, and mental retardation. One of Luria's most important studies charted the way in which damage to specific areas of the brain affect behavior. His writings have been edited by M. Cole and S. Cole, The Making of Mind (tr. 1979).

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Alexander Romanovich Luria: Selected full-text books and articles

Contemporary Neuropsychology and the Legacy of Luria By Elkhonon Goldberg Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, 1990
Studies on the History of Behavior: Ape, Primitive, and Child By L. S. Vygotsky; A. R. Luria; Victor I. Golod; Jane E. Knox; Jane E. Knox; Victor I. Golod Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, 1993
Librarian’s tip: Chap. 3 "The Child and Its Behavior" by A. R. Luria
Mental Retardation: The Developmental-Difference Controversy By Edward Zigler; David Balla Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, 1982
Librarian’s tip: Discussion of Alexander Luria's studies in mental retardation begins on p. 99
Art, Mind, and Brain: A Cognitive Approach to Creativity By Howard Gardner Basic Books, 1982
Librarian’s tip: Chap. 31 "The Lives of Alexander Luria"
Cross-Cultural Neuropsychological Assessment: Theory and Practice By Victor Nell Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, 2000
Librarian’s tip: Chap. 3 "Radical Environmentalism: Vygotsky, Luria, and the Historical Determination of Consciousness"
A Systemic-Dynamic Lurian Approach to Aphasia in Bilingual Speakers By Kotik-Friedgut, Bella Communication Disorders Quarterly, Vol. 22, No. 2, Winter 2001
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Intelligence: Reconceptualization and Measurement By Helga A. H. Rowe Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, 1991
Librarian’s tip: "Luria's Models" begins on p. 164
Intrapersonal Communication: Different Voices, Different Minds By Donna R. Vocate Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, 1994
Librarian’s tip: "Development of Inner Speech" begins on p. 15
Item Interpretation of the Luria-Nebraska Neuropsychological Battery By Charles J. Golden; Thomas A. Hammeke; Arnold D. Purisch; Richard A. Berg; James A. Moses Jr.; David B. Newlin; Greta N. Wilkening; Antonio E. Puente University of Nebraska Press, 1982
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